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WEB EXCLUSIVE: Energy Savings Performance Contract For Biloxi, MS Schools

Working with Schneider Electric, the school district, which serves over 5,100 students from kindergarten through grade 12, has seen its utility costs reduced by 15%, resulting in annual savings of close to...Read More...

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NEW PRODUCT FLASH: Shaker Dust Collection by United Air Specialists

This Cincinnati, OH company has introduced a series of shaker dust collection systems designed to remove harmful pollutants resulting from common manufacturing processes in both institutional and industrial...Read More...

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ORGATEC Study: The Future Of Work Trends

Frequent changes in assigned tasks are displacing routine activities. Project work now accounts for 35% of all the working hours spent in offices. Half of all companies now continuously put together new teams consisting of employees from different departments, consultants, and external service...Read More...

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APPA Awards Add Sustainability

Five universities have been recognized with this inaugural...Read More...

FRIDAY FUNNY: Going Dutch/Deutsch

FRIDAY FUNNY: Going Dutch/Deutsch

A metal strip down the middle of the EBC delineates one country from another, but for the facility management team, the gulf—in two languages—is much...Read More...

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Tool To Comply With CA Building Performance Law

A Facilities Operations Assessment tookit from the CA Commissioning Collaborative can be used by those outside the state as...Read More...

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Higher Education Case Study: Core Curriculum

The University of Maryland University College created a hub of academic activity for its students and staff. This renovated building provides a new center of academic...Read More...

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Professional Development: Leveraging The Aging Worker

Veterans and rookies bridge the gap between the experienced technician and the new...Read More...

Facility App Trends: Pocket Sized Productivity

Facility App Trends: Pocket Sized Productivity

From handheld devices to sophisticated field equipment, the latest technologies can help improve operations efficiency. New mobile apps and remote connectivity are reshaping the mindset of...Read More...

Services & Maintenance: The Right Fit

When seeking pre-owned furniture, a little research can go a long way toward finding a suitable...Read More...